The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 83 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.08% 0.78% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 1.86% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 18
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
459 322 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.30% 41.98% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 397 266 363
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Oxford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 5 (38.46%) LINQ
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) SignalR
6 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) AMQP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) .NET Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
7 3 (23.08%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (23.08%) WCF Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (38.46%) LINQ
3 5 (38.46%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (30.77%) SignalR
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Fintech
1 1 (7.69%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) MVVM
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) DevExpress
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